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But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing again; and your reward shall be great, and ye shall be the children of the Highest: for he is kind unto the unthankful and to the evil. —Luke 6:35
Are you ready? Will we strive to overcome cultural bias and instead embrace divine patterns and practices based on foundational doctrines? President Russell M. Nelson invites us to “walk arm in arm in this sacred work… to help prepare the world for the Second Coming of the Lord.” —Jean B. Bingham
This Day in LDS History
1860: The Stoddard Handcart Company, consisting of 126 people and 22 handcarts, enters Salt Lake City, the last of the ten handcart companies to cross the plains.
1890: President Wilford Woodruff issues the Manifesto, marking the end of Church-sanctioned plural marriages. In 1914 it is added to the Doctrine and Covenants.
1909: U.S. President William Howard Taft visits Utah and tours the communities south of Salt Lake City with Elder Reed Smoot, a U.S. senator from Utah.
1937: The New England Mission is organized.